Published: 11th January 2017 (10 days ago)
Job Title: Senior Contracts Manager - Claims
Job Reference: 910205
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Building and Construction
Description: Our client, a global technology, engineering, procurement and construction company, are looking to hire a Contracts Manager to be based in Doha, Qatar, providing management expertise on one of the biggest highway construction and upgrade projects in the world.
Reporting to the Commercial Manager and responsible for managing the contracts management of project sites.
Management of the commercial aspects of executing the programme management consultant role on a major programme of infrastructure development works
Interface with other teams to meet overall program deliverables
Assists in the development of the contracts and procurement strategy, standards, policies, procedures and best practices
Establishing and maintaining procedures for award and administration of Project contracts
Manages and provides support to the contracts management team to ensure that they meet the Project objectives by establishing contracts and securing materials, equipment and related services on time and within budget, in an ethical manner at all times, in accordance with procedures
Manages the monitoring and reporting of contracts administration performance by Consultants, Construction Supervisors and Contractors.
EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
Sound knowledge of the contract administration aspects of major civil & infrastructure projects including roads, bridges and utilities with experience in procurement and contract administration
Experience in managing large teams of up to 15 people
Experienced user of MS Office and project management software
Undergraduate degree or membership of a recognised International Professional Body e.g.
Experience in international contracting mechanisms e.g. FIDIC
Fluency in English language both written and spoken